Tag: Nissan Maxima

RAM Takes Out Top Honors In J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study

J.D. Power has just published its annual U.S. Initial Quality Study and for the first time, Ram took out top honors. The study measures the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles (PP100) during the first 90 days of ownership. This year’s study surveyed 110,827 owners of 2021 model year vehicles. A lower score is […]

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Unlocking A Car Door Is Surprisingly Easy Thanks To A Lishi Lock Pick

Although automotive keys tend to look more complicated than, say, a house key, it turns out that the concept behind their operation is pretty similar. Thanks to a specialized tool called a Lishi lock pick, car doors can be unlocked pretty easily. That’s the conclusion of an ongoing series of videos from The LockPickingLawyer, whose […]

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Drunk Nissan Maxima Driver Slams Into Gas Pump, Massive Explosion Is Thankfully Averted

Security camera footage from a gas station in the Californian town of Ceres has captured the moment the driver of a Nissan Maxima slammed into a gas pump. Behind the wheel of the Maxima was a 23-year-old woman accused of driving under the influence. She can be seen speeding across the road before smashing into […]

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Nissan To Idle Production At North American Plants Due To Chip Supply Issues

Nissan will cut production at a number of North American assembly plants over the semiconductor shortage that continues to impact the car industry. Nissan has canceled weekend overtime to build the Rogue, Maxima and Leaf as its Smyrna, Tennessee factory and has also suspended production of the Murano until Monday March 22. Elsewhere, the Japanese […]

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2021 Nissan Maxima More Expensive, New 40th Anniversary Edition Tops Range At $44,345

Nissan has released U.S. pricing for the 2021 Maxima which gets a new 40th Anniversary Edition and a reorganization of the lineup. Going on sale at Nissan dealers nationwide, the 2021 Maxima is available in SV, SR and Platinum grades, plus the 40th Anniversary Edition. The former S and SL base and mid-range trim levels […]

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Nissan Wants Its U.S. Models To Be Safer, Expands Safety Shield 360 Availability

Nissan will start offering its Safety Shield 360 suite of active safety gear as standard on 10 of its U.S. models come next year. Currently, Safety Shield 360 is only offered as standard on the Sentra, LEAF, Maxima, Kicks, Rogue Sport and Titan pickup. In 2021, it will also be standard on the 2021 Rogue, […]

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2021 Nissan Maxima 40th Anniversary Edition Headlines Model Year Changes

Nissan is marking 40 years of the Maxima nameplate in North America with a 40th Anniversary Edition model. Going on sale this fall in the United States, the 2021 Nissan Maxima 40th Anniversary Edition builds on the fully equipped Maxima Platinum grade, adding enhanced styling inside and out and new features. On the outside, the […]

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Surely The 2020 Nissan Maxima Can’t Outperform A Skyline R32 GT-R?

<!––> <!––> For decades, the Nissan Maxima was just a boring family sedan that was good for day-to-day duties, but slow and boring to drive. Things have changed in recent years. The eighth-generation Maxima, which has been in production since 2015, is powered by a 3.5-liter, naturally aspirated V6 petrol engine delivering 300 hp and […]

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Hell Freezes Over As Dodge Tops J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study

Just when you thought 2020 couldn’t get any crazier, Dodge has tied Kia to win J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study. Yes, you read that right, Dodge won. A quality study. Seriously. To say the result is surprising is an understatement as Dodge hasn’t released an all-new vehicle in what feels like an eternity. In fact, […]

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